Messi Joins Argentina Side For Training Before Russia Friendly

Messi Joins Argentina Side For Training Before Russia Friendly

Ayomid, Lagos

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi joined his Argentinian team mates for training on Tuesday (November 7) at Moscow’s Spartak Stadium ahead of their friendly match against Russia.

Argentina faces the 2018 World Cup hosts on Saturday in the Russian capital.

They’ll then play Nigeria on November 14 in Krasnodar.

Argentina’s had trouble with injuries in the lead up to the friendlies.

Inter captain Mauro Icardi has been forced out of the squad with a knee problem and left back Marcos Acuna is also out injured.

Reuters